Non-medical masks and face coverings mandatory while in indoor places accessible to the public

Posted on Monday, July 06, 2020 09:25 AM

Whitby, Ontario – The following statement is being issued on behalf of John Henry, Regional Chair and Chief Executive Officer for The Regional Municipality of Durham:

“Today, Dr. Robert Kyle, Durham Region Medical Officer of Health, issued instructions to ensure the mandatory use of non-medical masks or face coverings within most public and enclosed indoor spaces, effective July 10.

This means that non-medical masks or face coverings are mandatory for all community members, with the exception of...

Township of Uxbridge Presents Citizens of Distinction Awards

Posted on Friday, July 03, 2020 12:33 PM

This Canada Day, the Township of Uxbridge presented Citizen of Distinction Awards to front-line staff who worked in local care facilities where COVID-19 outbreaks occurred. The Township recognized three COVID-19 outbreak locations in the Township, Douglas Crossing Retirement Community, ReachView Village and the Uxbridge Cottage Hospital, for their efforts to contain and manage the virus.

Mayor Dave Barton said, “All our front line workers have been outstanding and deserve credit and recognition for...

Select Township Facilities Reopen For Use

Posted on Friday, July 03, 2020 11:40 AM

Updated July 3rd...

Outdoor facilities in the Township of Uxbridge have begun to reopen as the Province of Ontario continues to lift restrictions designed to contain the COVID-19 pandemic. The Provincial order prevents gatherings of groups of more than 10 people on Municipal property. Team sports and games (formal or informal) are prohibited at this time.

  • The Public Library is now offering ‘Curbside Pickup’ Tuesdays through Saturdays from 10am-4pm. Items may be placed on hold...

Township of Uxbridge Takes Additional Cost-Cutting Measures

Posted on Saturday, June 27, 2020 10:50 AM

Council, in a Special Council meeting on June 26th, approved several cost-cutting measures recommended by staff. These cost cutting measures will help the Township offset revenue reductions and losses due to COVID-19.

The estimated financial operating impact from COVID-19 for the Township was a reduction/loss of $1,647,500 in revenues. Measures taken to date to cut costs have reduced operating expenses by $1,577,500, leaving the Township with an estimated budget deficit of $70,000. Additional...

Uxbridge is now issuing Marriage Licences and performing Civil Ceremonies!

Posted on Wednesday, June 24, 2020 04:20 PM

Purchase your marriage licence at the Clerk’s Counter of the Town offices located at 51 Toronto Street S. in Uxbridge. No appointment is necessary, simply visit us any weekday between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. and enter via the main front entrance. Wedding ceremonies are available outdoors (weather permitting) or within Council Chambers. Licences cost $125, while ceremonies cost $275+HST.

For more information or to book your ceremony contact Josh at or...

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